Saturday Night’s Bad Faeries Masquerade Ball will be a Faerie Con All-Star Dance Party Jam with an opening set by ADAM HURST, and a headlining set featuring the full WOODLAND electric band including high energy, dance music collaborations with THUNDERCROW, ADAM HURST and GUILHEM DESQ.This line up was a big hit at Faerieworlds this summer and we are excited to bring it to all of you on Saturday night.
We are happy to announce that production of our new album “Afterlife of Stars” is in full motion, with most major tracking complete. The song structures are coming along better than we even hoped, thanks to amazing contributions from our band mates. We are so excited to share this music with you soon!
We are happy to announce an exceptional lineup of bands for FaerieCon 2018.
Paganfolk Masters, THE MOON & THE NIGHTSPIRIT return after making their US performance premiere in 2012 at FaerieCon. World reknown steampunk band ABNEY PARK returns by popular demand; Hurdy Gurdy master GUILEM DESQ, who also made his US premiere at FaerieCon returns with his new CD; THUNDERCROW featuring members of OMNIA, return, FaerieCon favorites WOODLAND bring an acoustic set that will feature new music and finally, WARDRUNA’s LINDY FAY HELLA will perform a full acoustic set at our Sunday night concert, joined by other members of Wardruna.
Combined with our Guest Artists and Authors, Workshops, Panels and Presentations and the most amazing Fantasy Marketplace on the East Coast, FaerieCon 2018 at the Hunt Valley Inn is the place to be in November.
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It’s going to be a great show with a special celebration of “The Dark Crystal,” great guest authors and artists and the the most magical Faerie & Fantasy Marketplace of the year.
GUESTS OF HONOR:WENDY & TOBY FROUD
It’s true: Netflix’s THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE is in production right now through August and we are thrilled to announce that Master Designers an Puppeteers Wendy & Toby Froud will be our guest of honor as we celebrate the World of The Dark Crystal. If you love The Dark Crystal, FaerieCon is the place to be in November.
SPECIAL GUEST ARTIST: IRIS COMPIET
We are also happy to announce the FaerieCon premiere of Dutch faerie artist Iris Compiet who will be bringing her new art book to the show in addition to other works. Iris’ vision of faerie attracted the praise and support of Brian Froud who wrote the introduction to her book – which will be available at FaerieCon. Iris will be opening her enchanted world to you in panels and presentations all weekend.
DARK CRYSTAL ARTISTS: JM LEE AND CORY GODBEY
Continuing our celebration of the Jim Henson Classic film, THE DARK CRYSTAL, we are excited to announce that author JM LEE and artist CORY GODBEY will be joining us this year at FaerieCon. Joey has written three books in the Dark Crystal series and and Cory has illustrated several books based on Jim Henson’s “The Dark Crystal” and “Labyrinth.” Both Cory and Joey will be signing books and participating in panels and presentations and Cory will be selling his amazing books, prints and original work.
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More details at http://faeriecon.com
4:00 Opening Ceremony
5:30 Guilhem Desq
10:00 Abney Park
2:00 Black Magdalene
10:00 Beats Antique
WOODLAND will perform on multiple stages and multiple days at ARISE. Looking forward to seein you all there.
ARISE is a music, yoga, activism and co-creative camping festival. Located just 65 miles north of Denver CO at Sunrise Ranch, this breath taking rocky mountain oasis is the perfect container for participants to entertain and be entertained, explore their creative potentials, connect with nature, stretch out, dive in, and dance.
ARISE Music Festival is celebrating its fifth year in Colorado this August 4-6 in Loveland. Over the years, the festival has featured such luminary talent as Micheal Franti, Beats Antique, Xavier Rudd, Galactic, The Polish Ambassador, Jurassic 5, Papadosio, Keller Williams, Groundation, Greensky Bluegrass, The Infamous Stringdusters, Nahko & Medicine For The People, Emancipator Ensemble, Random Rab and many more. With a focus on conscious music, ARISE Music Festival seeks performers in a wide variety of genres. You may find that you discover as many new bands at ARISE, as the number of bands you came to see.
The ARISE Festival shines with outstanding Workshops, The Gaia Yoga Sanctuary, ARISE Dialogues, Art Gallery & Art Installations, the Rainbow Lightning Children’s Village, a Solutions Village and Village of Healing. The 100 acre Sunrise Ranch festival grounds is also home to a permanent, 400 seat dome theater to present internationally-recognized speakers, screen films, host thought leaders and innovators and hold open discussions for positive change. All of that across 7 stages with world class and underground music. See you at Sunrise Ranch this August 4-6!
“The music is like the fire …. and we all gather around it to warm our souls,” says Paul Bassis, Producer of ARISE. “The intention of the festival is to facilitate and amplify that inspiration into real life action.”
ARISE Music Festival’s intention is to create the kind of experience that is uniquely possible when we are all in it together from beginning to end. We hope you choose to join us. It’s going to be magical.
Tierro, Paul, Aly, Ami, Scott, Diana, Nicole, Mo, Meghan, Mia & the entire ARISE team.
Mythicworlds brings the Imagination, Magic & Music of Faerieworlds to a hotel convention. You’ll meet and listen to internationally acclaimed artists, authors and designers, all of whom are myth inspired Makers in a variety of popular media. You can attend illuminating classes & workshops, shop our famous Mythic Marketplace and each night you’ll dance with other costumed revellers to music from internationally bands.
Many Thanks to our fans from the East Coast who made the Labyrinth Ball at FaerieCon a sold out success. Alos much gratitiude to Jim Henon’s daughter Cheryl who was part of the event as well as Wedny Froud and Toby Froud who also joined us. See you next year for another magical FaerieCon.
We want to thank all the fans who traveled across the globe this September to join us for the best Faerieworlds yet at Horning’s Hideout near Portland. We were joined by Wardruna (Norway), Faun (Germany), Daemonia Nymphe (Greece) and many more from around the world for what was truly the greatest gathering of anicent and mystic music we have ever created. We look forward to seeing you all again at Horning’s Hideout next summer on Auguest 25-27, 2017.